Texas Army Camp - April 16, 1836Matthew Burnett (1795-1842) and his wife, Sarah (Simmons) (1797-1852), came to Texas from Arkansas in 1831 and settled south of here on Cypress Creek. Their home was near the "Harrisburg Road" which stretched 15 miles northwest to a crossroads at the home of their closest neighbor, Abram Roberts, and, in the other direction, 25 miles southeast to Harrisburg.
|Placed By||Texas Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 11:36am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 244408 N 3316674|
|Decimal Degrees||29.95431667, -95.64836667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 29° 57.259', W 95° 38.902'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||29° 57' 15.54" N, 95° 38' 54.12" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||281, 713, 832|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 12411 Pleasant Grove Rd, Cypress TX 77429, US|
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